El efecto K. El montador de Stalin
The K Effect. Stalin's Editor


Valentí Figueres

Spain, History/Adventure, 2012
124 min, HDCAM/HDDVD/8mm/16mm/35mm, Color/Black & White
Spanish with English subtitles


Maxime Stransky, a childhood friend of Sergei Eisenstein, is an actor in 1920s Moscow and an adventurer of the revolution, a counterfeiter and Hollywood producer - Stalin's film editor. Together Stransky and Eisenstein will experience the great journey of personal creation through cinema and the collective formation of a new society. THE K EFFECT recounts Maxime's passionate life during the 20th century: a century shaken by fascinating utopias that spawned cheerful dreams and dreadful nightmares.

Regional Premiere



Valenti Figueres Valentí Figueres began his career in the field of philosophy and the arts. His artwork has been exhibited around the world. In 1996 he co-founded the production company Los Sueños de la Hormiga Roja. Since it was formed, Figueres has been producing, writing and directing historical documentaries in collaboration with a number of important Spanish broadcasters, including TVE, TV3, RTVV, and the History Channel.

Producer: Valentí Figueres
Production Companies: Los Sueños de la Hormiga Roja
Screenwriter: Valentí Figueres, Helena Sánchez
Cinematographer: Pablo García Pérez de Lara
Editor: Carles Candela, Helena Sánchez, Valentí Figueres
Sound Design: Veronica Font
Music: Luis Prado
Cast: Jordi Collado Conill, Valentí Piñot Duxons, Anthony Senen Ferra, Joan Raga Navarro, Marisa Ibáñez García, Victoria Cuevas Saunders, Antonio Bachero Herrando

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